Potentilla recta Linn.
Perennial herb with leaves somewhat like Cannabis, often confused but differentiated from P. gracilis in ephemeral basal leaves (replaced by fresh flush in late summer), spreading hairs on stem and leaves, pale yellow flowers and shorter style.
Photographed from Rattray Marsh, Mississauga, Canada, 23-8-2019.
Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.